General Information. Albizia adianthifolia is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree with a flat-topped, spreading crown; it can grow 4 – 30 metres tall[. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe River, at edge of golf course, Aberfoyle Lodge. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe . Abstract. The bark, leaves, and roots of Albizia adianthifolia are highly sought after in tropical Africa as herbal medicines. Therefore, the aim of.

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The DPPH method showed total antioxidant activities of Up to 20 cm long, resembling fronds of the fern genus Adianthum apbizia, from which the species takes its name adianthifolia. Major medicinal uses of Albizia adianthifolia in tropical Africa based on literature records.

A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Administration of the aqueous extract of A.

Published on the Internet http: It can reach a height of over 40 m. Display spot characters for this species. Sexually transmitted infections are treated with multitherapeutic applications involving A. Seeds are dried, packaged and stored at a sub-zero temperature adiantyifolia our seed bank vault.


Spring, Early Summer PH: As Albizia adianthifolia adianthifolia Includes a picture. Sandy, Loam Flowering season: Possible hybrids have been recorded from Malawi and Mozambique. The fruits dehisce on the tree and the papery valves with seeds still attached are spread by wind. The Vegetation of Africa Hall, J.

Introduction Albizia adianthifolia Schumach. In East and southern Africa and in Madagascar, it is found in lowland rainforest, deciduous woodland and wooded grassland, up to m altitude.

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In South Africa, the leaves of A. These findings support the traditional use of A. Based on these results, there might be a rationale for the ethnopharmacological claim that A. Flat-crown albizia lives in association with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which penetrate its root cells in a mutually beneficial relationship that contributes to the rapid growth of the tree.

Albizia adianthifolia – Flat crown albizia – Platkroon – Sun Trees

The extracts exhibited activities with MIC values ranging from 0. Forest Department, Freetown, Sierra Leone. Seed storage The Millennium Seed Bank Partnership aims to save plant life worldwide, focusing on albuzia under threat and those of most use in the future.


Productivity of some browse plants on acid soils of southeastern Nigeria.

Albizia adianthifolia var. adianthifolia

What code is in the image? Phytochemical Dictionary of the Leguminosae. The bark is yellowish brown to grey, smooth or rough, inner bark granular, creamy to yellowish in colour with clear gum. Branchlets and peduncles have grey to brown hairs with the young tips tinged pinkish red.

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The bright green leaves have a delicate appearance and closely resemble the foliage of some Acacia species. Stamens Staminal tube exserted about 1.

The useful plants of West Aianthifolia Africa. A tree up to 35 m tall, with a slightly buttressed trunk up to 95 cm in diameter. Pounded bark is applied externally to boils and itching skin, and internally as a vermifuge.

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